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On the air in the Balkans: How Arena Sport built a new network for secure live sport transmission

Arena Sport in Serbia recently selected Net Insight to provide a new contribution network based on the Nimbra platform throughout the Balkans. Arena Sport is a pay TV sports network that recently won the broadcasting rights for NBA and Euronews Serbia in the Balkans. Arena Sport COO Darko Petrovic told SVG Europe, “we produce up […]  More

Great combination: IMG Replay to digitise Frank Warren Boxing archive

IMG Replay will digitise and market Frank Warren Boxing’s archive of more than 2,000 fights dating back over 110 years after signing an agreement with Queensberry Promotions. Among the highlights within the archive are Frank Bruno’s world heavyweight title win over Oliver McCall, Joe Calzaghe’s triumph over Mikel Kessler at Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium, Ricky Hatton’s […]  More

Sustainability in sports production: BBC Sport signs up to UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

BBC Sport has signed up to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Sports for Climate Action Framework. The framework brings together representatives from across the global sports community to drive change by setting clear targets and standards in line with the Paris Agreement, as well as harnessing the power of sport to […]  More

Extreme E announces broadcast agreement with Saran Media Group to air in Turkey

Pioneering new electric off-road motorsport series, Extreme E, has announced a new broadcast deal with Saran Media Group that will see the championship shown live in Turkey. The inaugural season of Extreme E next year will see purely-electric SUVs racing wheel-to-wheel in some of the most remote, spectacular and dramatic environments on earth, from the […]  More

Sony acquires Nevion to enhance its portfolio in IP and cloud-based production solutions 

Sony Imaging Products & Solutions is acquiring Nevion, the virtualised media production solutions provider that it was previously a minority shareholder in. The acquisition will allow Sony to provide end-to-end IP and cloud-based production solutions for broadcasting and other applications, the company said. Sony, which has been a minority shareholder in Nevion since July 2019, […]  More

Virtual Eye takes 3D graphics production for sports broadcasting remote over summer

Virtual Eye, the sports division of New Zealand-based Animation Research, which is one of Australasia’s main 3D computer graphics production houses, has used Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enable its continued global sports broadcasting work during lockdown. For more than 25 years, Emmy Award-winning Virtual Eye has specialised in 3D TV graphics that change the […]  More

Timeline Television’s new IP truck packs a punch with Grass Valley services

Timeline Television have once again turned to Grass Valley for the newest addition to its outside broadcast (OB) fleet, UHD3. Built around Grass Valley IP services including its Orbit dynamic system orchestration and Kahuna 9600 IP production switcher, the all-IP, 4K UHD HDR capable unit gives the UK-based company a ready to go mobile production […]  More

LTN Global acquires remote production and 4K company DTAGS

LTN Global, provider of media technology and video transport network solutions, has announced it has filled the 4K gap in its portfolio through the acquisition of DTAGS, a 4K remote production and broadcast transmission company. The acquisition strengthens LTN with a portfolio of scalable 4K remote production, post production, and transmission workflows for major shows […]  More

Audi Sport launches dedicated channel with Motorsport.tv

Audi Sport has become the latest manufacturer to launch a dedicated channel on Motorsport.tv, Motorsport Network’s digital OTT platform devoted to racing and automotive content. As of last weekend, fans of Audi Sport are now able to go behind-the-scenes with the team on an array of motorsport series, including Le Mans, Formula E, DTM and […]  More